When I first saw Ti's blog theme for July I figured I would sit this one out. First of all I'm not much of a dress person to begin with. More importantly I was scared. Women's dresses are *very* intimidating! That's when I realized I should view this as a challenge and face my fear … Continue reading Dress Up This Town! Designer Stitch Charlie Dress
Welcome to my stop on Ti's My Favorite Things blog tour! If you're a regular reader of my blog you can probably guess one of my favorite things to sew. Do you have guess in mind? Are you ready to see if you're right? If you guessed 'super adorable Mommy and Me shirts' you were … Continue reading Some of my Favorite Things
Welcome to a new installment I like to call 'Sew What Did We Wear On Vacation'. It's pretty self explanatory: I'm going to talk about how awesome my Me Made clothes were on vacation. We've had a pass to the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga for a year now but prior to this trip we had … Continue reading Sew What Did We Wear On Vacation: June 2017
This is my first time participating in The Monthly Stitch's Indie Pattern Month challenges and I'm so excited! I've been sewing a lot more over the last several months but, come to think of it, I have been in a bit of a rut designer-wise so this week's challenge to try a pattern from a … Continue reading Trying Something New!
Like I've said before, summer is hot and humid and icky and gross. Breezy cute tops are one of the only upsides. I really really love how quick and easy knit is to work with but ultimately I prefer the look of woven garments. There's just something about the way darts help shape the garment. … Continue reading Laela Jeyne Summer Collection: Introducing the Lily Blouse
Welcome to my part of Ti's June blog tour! It's June which means it's hot and humid and icky and gross. Just thinking the word 'outside' makes me sweat. Normally I would avoid spending much time outside but that just isn't realistic with an active toddler who loves playing at playgrounds and gardens. Also very … Continue reading It’s Getting Hot in Here: Key West Tank
I "met" Ann from Designer Stitch while I was testing the Bridget for her and she's so sweet. She loves sewing, designing, and helping women look/feel beautiful. Her patterns are amazing and I have been not-so-patiently waiting for her to release the Eleni* ever since she first started talking about it. I love it so … Continue reading The Eleni Top from Designer Stitch